From staff reports
Two people were badly injured and flown to hospitals following a motorcycle crash Friday night in Cornplanter Township.
Franklin state police said Issac Seniour, 26, of Oil City, was driving a Yamaha motorcycle on Route 8 near Kane Run Road at about 10:40 p.m. Friday when the vehicle went off the road and struck and completely broke off a utility pole.
Police said that during the crash “the motorcycle broke up into numerous pieces.”
Marci Cirell, 34, of Franklin, a passenger on the motorcycle, was also severely injured and taken by helicopter to UPMC Hamot in Erie, police said.
Route 8 in the area of the crash was closed for several hours following the crash, police said.